The panama canal transit

  • Approaching Gatun Lock from the Atlantic end of the Panama Canal, the first of the locks leading to Gatun Lake 85 feet higher than the Ocean Level, in the Silver Cloud, in Nov; 2010

    Approaching Gatun Lock from the Atlantic end of the Panama Canal, the first...

  • Moving the Silver Cloud into the first Lock, with one of the

    Moving the Silver Cloud into the first Lock, with one of the "Donkey" engines...

  • Inside the Lock aboard the Silver Cloud, while waiting for the water to rise, to raise us up to the next level, before moving into the next Lock, taken in Nov; 2010

    Inside the Lock aboard the Silver Cloud, while waiting for the water to rise,...

  • The Captain of the Silver Cloud Luigi Rutigliano in white, with one of the Panama Canal Pilots that guided the Ship through the Panama Canal in Nov; 2010

    The Captain of the Silver Cloud Luigi Rutigliano in white, with one of the...

  • The Huge Dam on the river which supplies all of the water to operate the Panama Canals Locks, taken in Nov; 2010

    The Huge Dam on the river which supplies all of the water to operate the...

  • Work being undertaken on Gatun Lake in widening of the Channels, to enable Ships to pass either way in the Panama Canal, taken in Nov; 2010

    Work being undertaken on Gatun Lake in widening of the Channels, to enable...

  • Railway Bridge on Gatun Lake, on the South side, for Trains taking goods to & from Panam City & beyond, taken in Nov; 2010

    Railway Bridge on Gatun Lake, on the South side, for Trains taking goods to &...

  • Passing under the

    Passing under the "Millenium Bridge" across the Gatun Cutting, joining...